Most normal people hate DIY. They don’t have the time or the skills to fix the little things that need repaired in their home. That’s where Umega comes in. Umega is an independent Edinburgh business that’s become the top letting agency in the UK. We’ve got here by looking after people and their properties. The number of properties we manage is growing and we’re about to start offering our home repair services to homeowners all over Edinburgh, and we need your help. The home repairs revolution starts here, and the revolution will not be televised. In order to help meet the challenges of repairing people’s homes, we need a team of skilled property maintenance technicians who are personable with excellent communication and customer service skills. We’ll do everything we can to support you by providing you with a van, tools, uniform and smart phone to free you up to take care of the people who rely on us to repair their homes for them. You’ll need a solid DIY skills set and some decent customer service experience because liaising with clients and our team is an important part of the role. You’ll join a fantastic and supportive team. The jobs are varied and the days are never dull. You’ll need to be resourceful, think on your feet and most importantly, look after people. We’re also keen for you to develop your skills so a proactive approach to self-development is also expected.


Required Experience:
  • Basic Plumbing skills
  • Basic Electrical
  • Basic Carpentry
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Basic IT & Mobile App Skills
  • A clean driving licence is also essential.

How to applyWe will only consider applications submitted with a covering letter, or short video recorded on your phone if you prefer. Your covering letter or video is your opportunity to tell us about you – more than just a list of previous roles that you’ve had on your CV. We want to understand your reasons for applying to join our team and know a little bit about you before inviting you for an interview.

Please send your CV and covering letter/video to Simon Douglas at [email protected]

Salary – £25,000 – £27,000 per year

Full time, permanent role


  • Maintenance: 2 years (Required)
  • Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (Preferred)
  • Driving Licence (Required)

Closing Date: